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Saturday, July 18, 2020

Floral Teacup Birthday Card

Runner Up Winner at Morgan's Art World
Coffee/Tea of the Day - Spiced Hazelnut

Hello and happy weekend! :)

I apologize that I haven't been back to share more of my craft projects. I had a bit of a setback and ended up in the hospital. ugh... since being home, I am just so very tired and worn out. haven't felt up to doing much other than lying on the courch or in bed reading or sleeping. 


anyhow, you want to see crafty stuff! ;)
so this is a birthday card I created for my MIL. poor thing has been in lockdown at her assisted living center since the first of March. she is struggling, because she really loves to get out and DO. she has much more energy than I do these days. this is the card I added to her gift.

The image is a vintage one that I found online as are the old seed covers.  the book page in the bg is vintage. flowers and leaves are from Wild Orchid Crafts, organza ribbon is from Really Reasonable Ribbon, cotton trim is from my stash as are the vintage buttons. the doily was avocado stained. who would have ever thought avocados would create a pink dye? not me, that is for sure! sentiment stamp is from Purple Onion Designs. I know it's a bit casual for this card, but it is the only birthday sentiment I could find in my collection that was large enough.oh yes, I forgot about the little heart charm. another stash item.

the ceiling fan was blowing my ribbon around, so that is why the tails are up in the air. :)

all of you have a most amazing weekend! thank you for your continued support, encouragement, and love!
Jennifer

Challenges:
613 Avenue Create - anything goes or sentiment is the focus
Allsorts - flowers all over
Crafty Calendar - add a ribbon
Crafty Friends - happy birthday
Creative Fingers - anything goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Creations in Pink - more pink than any other color
Morgan's Art World - anything goes
Fab 'n Funky - anything goes with pink

17 comments:

Fikreta said...

Im so sorry you where in hospital...
just take care of you,please.
you made stunning card!
hugs

Diane Louise J said...

Hello… Thanks for sharing your floral card with us. It’s so pretty and fits perfectly with our ‘Happy Birthday’ theme … Your card will certainly brighten your MIL's day! Good luck in the draw and please join us next time at Crafty Friends.
Diane Louise
[Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

Annettes Hobby Rosettes said...

This is so beautiful. Nice work.
Thank you for sharing with us over at Morgan's Artworld. We hope to see you again.
~ Annette DT

Renee B. said...

Sorry to hear you were in hospital Jennifer....take care of yourself! What a beautiful card. I bet your MIL loved it!
Hugs, Renee

Liz said...

A beautiful card, so pretty and feminine. Thank you for joining in the Crafty Calendar Challenge this month. Good luck!
Wishing you a speedy recovery. xx

aussie aNNie said...

This project is so pretty and lovely colours used, love your style and designing.

Thank you for sharing with us over at Morgan's Artworld Open Challenge. Love to see you join in each month.

~ Annie DT

Mervi said...

Beautiful floral card.
Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m

Mummylade said...

Such beautiful details! Thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts and good luck in the challenge.

crafty-stamper said...

Gorgeous card and love the beautiful flowers.Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage
Carol DT x

Pat K said...

Gorgeous card. Wonderful design. Thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky. Pat K xx

Lisa Lynn said...

Jen awesome card. Love all the flowers and buttons. Hope you are doing well haven't been around to see you in awhile with this crazy life. Hugs, Lisa Lynn

Loose Stitches said...

Gorgeous creation! Thank you for sharing with us over at Morgan's ArtWorld. We hope to see you again.
~ Sherry DT/Admin/Coordinator xx

Mari said...

Such a sweet card. Thanks for joining us at the Creative Fingers Challenge.

Jackie C said...

This is super pretty! Your MIL will lllllloooooovvvveeeeee it!
So glad you have shared this with us at 613 Avenue Create.
Please come back again!
The best of luck with your entry.
Jackie, DT member at 613 xx

* Shell B.* said...

Simply beautiful card Jennifer, lovin' the vintage charm of the card!! Well wishes to a better health and creating art again!
Thanks for sharing your art creations with us at 613 Ave Create .....Look forward to seeing you again!!
¸..• ´¨¨)) -:¦:-¸.•´ .•´¨¨))*((¸¸.•´ ..•´
Shell ~ DT 💕

Tracy said...

Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Allsorts challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Bianca van Tilburg. said...

What a beautiful creation you have made.
Thank you for participating in our challenge.
xx Bianca DT Creations in Pink Challenge Blog.